Physical Plant Specialist

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution University of South Dakota
Working Title Physical Plant Specialist
Posting Number CSA00063P
Department USD-Building Maintenance
Physical Location of Position (City) Vermillion
Posting Text

The successful applicant will be able to repair, maintain, service, modify troubleshoot, inspect and monitor all operations of campus heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration equipment and associated plumbing, electrical, mechanical, EMS (Energy Management Control System) and controls systems. act as lead worker to other classified staff in the area; and perform related work as required. Monitor and adjust the full range of heating, cooling, ventilation, and refrigeration equipment
by means of an energy management system as well as hands-on work; write, modify, code, analyze, enhance and debug the Johnson Controls MetaSys Building Automation System (BAS) computer control software programming and train others in the use of controls software programming; set up, troubleshoot, repair, test and calibrate electronic components for BAS computer control; troubleshoot, maintain, modify and repair heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems and equipment including DX (direct expansion) and hydronic systems, fans and fan motors, pumps and pump motors, electric and pneumatic controls, and associated safety, overcurrent and other equipment protection devices, and respond to trouble calls.

Posting Date 12/07/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date 12/14/2017
Advertised Salary $19.14- $28.15
Duration of the Term 12 months
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Appointment Percent 100
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Appointment Type Regular
Scope of Search External (includes Internal)
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This position requires Valid Drivers License
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Department Description and Cultural Expectations

The mission of USD Facilities Management is to provide high quality, customer-centered services and facilities that support and promote the mission of the University of South Dakota.

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Diversity and inclusiveness are values that are embraced and practiced at the University of South Dakota. Candidates who support these values are encouraged to apply.

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